The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Virtual Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Virtual Server over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Virtual Server
Rank 184 173 178
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 1 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.025% 0.13% 0.18%
As % of the System Software category 0.27% 1.53% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 7
Average salary £27,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% -13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -4.00%
Microsoft Virtual Server
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

System Software Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
374 326 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 9.24% 8.64% 7.64%
Number of salaries quoted 303 284 254
Average salary £33,500 £38,500 £37,400
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.98% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £22,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

Microsoft Virtual Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Microsoft Virtual Server Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Microsoft Virtual Server
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server across the Manchester region.

Microsoft Virtual Server Salary Trend in Manchester

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Microsoft Virtual Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Virtual Server.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (100.00%) Lync
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Microsoft Virtual Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft Virtual Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Support Technician
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support Technician
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) VMware